Creatures CGPortfolio Mini-Challenge Dec 9th - Dec 23rd 2013

Become a member of the CGSociety

Connect, Share, and Learn with our Large Growing CG Art Community. It's Free!

Thread Tools Display Modes
  12 December 2013
Nice works!

Really nice to see some good creature stuff before christmass
Again I saw challange topic two days before end so christmass issues stopped me to finish this on time, but still Your works inspired me to finish my own creature:

Cya in next year
  12 December 2013
Creatures Upload Competition Winners

Hi all!

Happy Holidays, and thanks for participating in our short competition. (Keep your eyes on this part of the site, because we're going to be running a few more of these mini-comps)

Three of our five judges have passed their judgement, and the results are as follows:

Our judge Bryan Wynia chose an entry by Nate Hallinan below:

Bryan said, "Nate's Anuran Warrior instantly caught my eye. He does a great job of describing the material of this frog like creature. All of the subtle little clothing elements help paint a vivid story for him. The frog like anatomy, realistic rendering, and subtle lens blur helps create a very believable creature."

Our judge Josh Herman selected Koen Cooperman 's piece Portia 581 , seen below:

Josh says, "Koen Koopman's entry is a beautiful piece of work. The inspiration is clear and maintains through the design, but doesn't end up as expected. I love the call outs that add more to the design, beyond what's seen in the excellent rendering. Oh, and I love those eyes! It's already in my favourites."

Martin Rezard chose John McGuire 's piece as his favourite.

Martin chose it because, "apart from the quality of the anatomy of the beast, and the relationship in the proportions of the rider and its mount,
I also like the fact that he seems to have created it specificaly for the challenge, with all the contraints and limitations attached to the process,
and even if it still is a work in progress, both the creature and the rider have a lot of character.
I am looking forward to seeing it evolve, .
great work.

Congratulations, Nate, Koen and John - you've all won a years' free CGSConnect Membership (giving you an ad-free CGPortfolio - both for you and those who view your work), a copy of The Essence Creatures and a CGTOD of your choice.

Last edited by Buscat : 12 December 2013 at 01:32 AM. Reason: update
  12 December 2013

Wow, Thats awesome, thanks heaps for putting the comp on, motivating us, and providing the platform for the CG community to share our art. Happy new years!
  01 January 2014
Congratulations to all participants. We had quite a few pieces entered, which you can check out.

Last edited by castles : 01 January 2014 at 01:17 AM.
  01 January 2014
Thank you so much for selecting my Anuran Warrior! Congratulations to all the other winners as well.

Facebook - deviantArt - Twitter
  01 January 2014
Thanks for submitting such great entries! Nate, Koen and John I have sent you PM's through the CGSociety system on claiming your prizes, or you can email me direct on
  01 January 2014
Thanks so much guys! Good job everybody. Lots of cool stuff in the creature gallery
  01 January 2014
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
Thread Closed share thread

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Society of Digital Artists

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:15 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.